Our Xmas Award winners of 2014…where are they now?

ICE Happy at Queen Elizabeth Park – 10Jul14

IMG_6145

We caught up with our 2014 Award winners to see where they are now and how the apprenticeship has helped them….

Most Valuable Player – Hollie Bennett – Assistant Site Manager

Hollie was taken on by her host employer – Laing O’Rourkes – before completing the apprenticeship. She has since gone on to finish her qualification and will be enrolling on an HNC in January; she is still with LOR and has tripled her salary since starting.

Best Site Performer – Khairi Harwood-George – Plumber

Khairi was taken on by his host employer – JS Wright – before completing. He is currently on track to complete his apprenticeship early next year.

Best College Performer – Daniel Jones – Painter & Decorator

Daniel completed his apprenticeships and was employed directly by his host employer – M Donovan.

IMG_0656 photo 2 (4)

Best Attendance – Ryan Christie – Carpenter

Ryan is still a K10 apprentice, working on the same site – Woodberry Down – and the same host employer – South Eastern Carpentry. He is due to complete his apprenticeship in September 2016.

Most Improved Apprentice – Harvey Pearce – Dry Liner

Harvey did not complete his apprenticeship due to financial issues. He was offered an engineering job with Morrison’s Utility Services which he felt he was unable to turn down; he is still working with Morrison’s Utility Services as an engineer. He has completed numerous certificates and short courses to enable him to progress further; he is now earning FIVE times as much as he was when he started.

To see this year’s future stars…please check out our 2015 Xmas Newsletter here.

By James Foster, Project Manager, K10 Apprenticeships.

Recent News

K10’s Traineeship Success

  K10 have been embarking on a new delivery model ever since our apprenticeship has been growing on a yearly basis. We identified that a large portion of candidates that apply to K10 lack either experience or qualifications to try their hands on construction. Unlike other courses, construction is very different, you cannot simply decide […]

Friday, 9th Nov 2018
Light House Charity

K10 Staff are now Mental Health First Aiders!

K10 Apprenticeships are proud to announce that all of our Operations Staff are now Mental Health First Aiders. In association with the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity, The K10 staff took part in the ‘Adult MHFA Two Day’ course to become Mental Health First Aiders. The importance of Mental Health awareness in the construction industry is […]

Friday, 19th Oct 2018
awards

Annual K10 Apprentice Awards

Here at K10, we like to ensure that our apprentice’s hard work and dedication to their apprenticeships does not go unnoticed. By way of appreciation, we run our annual K10 Apprenticeship Awards. We would like to congratulate all of the winners of the Apprenticeship Awards for 2016 and to thank them for their commitment, which […]

Friday, 23rd Dec 2016
ICE Happy at Queen Elizabeth Park – 10Jul14

#GetInGoFar with K10 – a little taster of what you could achieve.

Here’s a little taster of what being a K10 Apprentice is all about. #GetInGoFar with a K10 construction apprenticeship.

Friday, 15th Jul 2016